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|Spain and the IMF|
Updated April 18, 2017
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on January 27, 2017. Listed below are items related to Spain, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|July 27, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Spain Needs to Deliver on Reforms to Stabilize Economy|
The Spanish government has passed a number of reforms to help the economy and financial system as the ongoing crisis in Europe means higher borrowing costs for the country. On the heels of the IMF's latest annual check-up of Spain's economy, James Daniel, IMF mission chief for Spain, sits down for an interview with IMF Survey online, to discuss the challenges of reforming the country's economy and explain the IMF's policy recommendations.
|July 26, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Deputy Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund|
|July 20, 2012 -- Spain: Terms of Reference for Fund Staff Monitoring in the Context of European Financial Assistance for Bank Recapitalization; July 20, 2012|
|July 20, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Welcomes the Eurogroup’s Decision to Grant Financial Assistance to Spain|
|July 18, 2012 -- Transcript of a IMF Conference Call on the Release of the Staff Report on the 2012 Article IV Consultations on Euro Area Policies|
|July 18, 2012 -- IMF Survey: IMF Calls on Eurozone to Take Determined Action in Response to Crisis|
The euro area crisis has reached a critical stage, as financial markets in parts of the region face acute stress. In its latest assessment of economic developments in the eurozone, the IMF calls for determined action towards establishing banking and fiscal unions in the euro area to bolster monetary union.
|July 16, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on Updates of the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook, Global Financial Stability Report and Fiscal Monetary|
|July 12, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund|
|June 28, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund|
|June 15, 2012 -- 2012 Article IV Consultation with Spain--Concluding Statement of IMF Mission|
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.
|June 14, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund|
|June 11, 2012 -- Spain : IAIS Insurance Core Principles: Detailed Assessment of Observance|
Series: Country Report No. 12/139
|June 11, 2012 -- Spain : Vulnerabilities of Private Sector Balance Sheets and Risks to the Financial Sector Technical Notes|
Series: Country Report No. 12/140
|June 11, 2012 -- Spain : The Reform of Spanish Savings Banks Technical Notes|
Series: Country Report No. 12/141
|June 11, 2012 -- Spain : Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision: Detailed Assessment of Compliance Report|
Series: Country Report No. 12/142
|June 11, 2012 -- Spain : IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation: Detailed Assessment Implementation|
Series: Country Report No. 12/143
|June 11, 2012 -- Spain : Oversight and Supervision of Financial Market Infrastructures Technical Note|
Series: Country Report No. 12/144
|June 11, 2012 -- Spain : Safety Net, Bank Resolution, and Crisis Management Framework: Technical Note|
Series: Country Report No. 12/145
|June 09, 2012 -- IMF Managing Director Welcomes Eurogroup Commitment to Financially Assist Spain in its Efforts to Strengthen its Banking Sector|
|June 08, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Discusses 2012 Financial System Stability Assessment with Spain|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.